Brittany Murphy (November 10, 1977 – December 20, 2009) was an American actress and singer. She starred in films such as Clueless, Girl, Interrupted, 8 Mile, Sin City and Riding in Cars with Boys. Brittany Murphy passed away on December 20, 2009.
The entertainment world is still in shock over the passing of Brittany Murphy, and her family released a brief statement to convey their grief.
The “Clueless” actress’ family explained, “The sudden loss of our beloved Brittany is a terrible tragedy. She was our daughter, our wife, our love and a shining star. We ask you to respect our privacy at this time.”
Dealing with the unexpected death of their loved one, Brittany Murphy’s husband Simon Monjack greeted family and friends who arrived at the actress' home in full force on Sunday (December 20).
With a cadre of LAPD officers also on the scene, Miss Murphy's closest relatives and pals solemnly walked up to the scene of her passing - as she was pronounced dead earlier in the morning after suffering full cardiac arrest.